Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
502 AM EDT MON APR 16 2018

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...

  Coastal Waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20
NM...
  Waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA 20 to 40 NM...

* Until 630 AM EDT

* At 501 AM EDT, strong thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from 17 nm northeast of Bivalve to 7 nm east of Raccoon
  Point to near Anglers Reef, moving northeast at 50 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts between 40 to 50 knots.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and
           suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  Ocean City Pier, 10 Nm East Of Ocean City Inlet, Assawoman Bay,
  Ocean City Inlet, Jackspot Reef, Chicken Bone, 10 Nm Se Fenwick
  Island, African Queen Wreck and Gulf Rambler Wreck.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor until hazardous weather passes.

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

&&

LAT...LON 3845 7501 3824 7438 3781 7459 3809 7541
      3811 7540 3815 7534 3826 7531 3828 7528
      3828 7525 3833 7522 3840 7525 3845 7524
TIME...MOT...LOC 0901Z 244DEG 45KT 3856 7570 3817 7564 3767 7586

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

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